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Oceano Hotel & Spa Half Moon Bay

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El Dorado Hills, California
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The hotel is overlooking Halfmoon Bay harbor and had an excellent view of everything from our 3rd floor room. The check in was easy and they allowed us to get in our room early, a big plus. The room was an upgraded plus with a large living room and fireplace, which we used. We normally stay a property south of...

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California
Reviewed 10 January 2017

What a great stay just north of Half Moon Bay! The staff was very friendly and helpful, the room was large and amazing and the service overall was outstanding. I would highly recommend a Deluxe room which comes complete with a fireplace, deep soaking tub and an ocean view. The room was unusually large, well decorated and well thought out....

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This was one of my favorite stays I've ever been to! We booked the Deluxe Suite which has a balcony that overlooks the harbor and ocean. SO gorgeous!!! We would try and get back every day before sunset so we could relax and watch the sun go down from our beautiful spot. The room is fantastic! A huge king bed,...

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1Thank twilight26
Reviewed 31 December 2016

We've been to the Oceano several times & have referred our friends & family. It is a delightful & beautiful experience each visit. Great for couples & families. The rooms, the view, the staff, are fantastic! In the Pillar Point Harbor, with several very good restaurants in walking distance. Also very nice beach strand for walking, biking, & very dog...

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Thank Susan P
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The Oceano Hotel & Spa is a wonderful place. It's right on the harbor, which is delightful to view from your window at night--very romantic. The hotel itself is beautiful; the colors chosen for the interior are calming and pretty. The small restaurant and bar are charming, and the staff are friendly, helpful and welcoming. We very much enjoyed our...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Great place for an overnight getaway. We stayed in a room facing the ocean and harbor on a stormy weekend. It was such a great experience because we could watch the waves crashing on the rocks while warming ourselves by the fireplace in our room. The bed was comfortable, and the bathroom was nice and big, too. There was a...

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1Thank Lyn J
Irvine, California
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

You can tell the hotel tries but our room fell completely short (see pictures). Front office staff is very nice and helpful but received no response when contacting the General Manager on our dirty room. See attached pictures. Yes, we were greeted by someone's dead toenail upon arrival. Perhaps the most disgusting hotel experience I have ever had. As you...

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Mendon, Utah
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Stayed 3 nights for a wedding gathering and could not be more impressed with this hotel. We generally don't spring for rooms that are this pricey, but we are not disappointed that we did. The bed is extremely comfortable. Helpful staff. Gorgeous place with a view of the marina right across the street. Don't be hesitant to spring for this...

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Redwood City, California
Reviewed 1 November 2016

had my daughters wedding 10/29/16 at the hotel in the new building. from the day we booked the wedding, months ago, lauren j was at our sides guiding thru. the day of the wedding was no different as she made sure everything was set and ready to go.. it was all fantastic and my daughter was basically speechless with joy....

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My friend and I needed to "get out of Dodge" for some R&R. She booked our room at the Oceano, and we stayed in one of the villas. It was the same weekend as Mavericks, so we were unable to get an ocean view. The room was a "splurge" but we were also celebrating my birthday. The upstairs bedroom did...

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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in beautiful Half Moon Bay Harbor, the Oceano is one of the Bay Area's favorite hotels. Luxurious suites boast private balconies and fireplaces within a seaport architectural style. The hotel offers over 12,000 square feet of outdoor and indoor meeting space including the Grand Ballroom, meeting rooms with ocean views, and outdoor garden and tent space. The lobby Bar and Grill offers guests casual coastal fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner or private in-room dining. With coastal views and dedicated events staff, Weddings and banquets are our specialty. Several fine restaurants and boutiques within walking distance. Surrounding activities include golf, championship surfing, kayaking, pier and deep sea fishing, horseback riding, sailing, hiking and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oceano Hotel & Spa Half Moon Bay

Address: 280 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay Harbor, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Region: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range: $371 - $529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oceano Hotel & Spa Half Moon Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 95
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
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“Ask for a room on the second or third floor to get the best view of the harbor and ocean beyond.”
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